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Undergraduate Course Details
Number SMS 134
Title Rock Climbing
Credits 1.0
Winter/Spring 2017 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
01 3181 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 TR 12:15pm - 1:05pm OK-RINK Nathan Duclos
02 3182 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 TR 1:40pm - 2:30pm OK-RINK Nathan Duclos


This course is designed to introduce students to the skills of indoor and outdoor rock climbing. The course will involve physical activities to teach students climbing terms, knots, techniques, equipment and safety practices for indoor climbing, top rope climbing and rappelling, and introduce students to lead climbing. Two half-day trips are required. Two hours per week. Satisfies SMS major adventure requirement and fulfills the physical education activities requirement. Lab fee may be required.